Our client, a leader in the sector are recognised for having strong focus on customer needs, product innovation and sustainability. They are now seeking an experienced Supply Chain Manager with a track record of continuous improvement to undertake a key role in the leadership team to lead the implementation of Supply Chain strategy and drive continuous improvement projects.
The Supply Chain Manager will be responsible for the engagement, management and development of a team of supply chain professionals. In addition to overseeing the day-to-day function including Inventory, logistics and customer service to ensure effective delivery of end to end supply chain solutions.
Facilitate continuous improvement projects related to supply chain and customer service processes
Ensuring raw materials and finished goods are managed effectively
Efficient and cost-effective Distribution capacity
Ensure best practices supply chain processes are in place and improved on
Best practice facilitation through knowledge share, development, coaching and mentoring of team members and wider colleagues
Achievement of defined Key Performance Indicators, and identify actions for improvement improve these
Budgetary management for the supply chain function
The ideal candidate for the role of Supply Chain Manager for this organisation will have a track record of delivering results that create value through supply chains. You will be recognised as having a collaborative approach to relationships with the ability to act as a partner to both internal and external colleagues. You will bring strong project management skills, with the ability to manage multiple supply chain projects.
Degree qualified Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Business or QBE
Demonstrable Leadership experience of supply chain management in FMCG Food or Drink sector
Understanding of warehousing processes, storage and production facilities
Experience negotiating strategic contracts with suppliers
A track record of delivering results that create value through supply chains
IT Proficient with experience of ERP systems
The opportunity to work for a large, Fortune 500 company, a financially stable and diverse organisation who offer a competitive package, excellent benefits and opportunities for further career growth and development.
Supply Chain Manager